Senegal Population Density 1950-2022

Chart and table of Senegal population density from 1950 to 2022. United Nations projections are also included through the year 2100.
  • The current population density of Senegal in 2022 is 89.74 people per square kilometer, a 2.66% increase from 2021.
  • The population density of Senegal in 2021 was 87.42 people per square kilometer, a 2.7% increase from 2020.
  • The population density of Senegal in 2020 was 85.12 people per square kilometer, a 2.75% increase from 2019.
  • The population density of Senegal in 2019 was 82.84 people per square kilometer, a 2.79% increase from 2018.
Data Source: United Nations - World Population Prospects

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Similar Countries Ranked by Population Density
Country Name 2022 Population Density
Rwanda 516.34
Comoros 487.60
Burundi 453.64
Haiti 420.91
Gambia 226.41
North Korea 215.62
Nepal 205.36
Uganda 200.51
Malawi 170.33
Togo 152.86
Sierra Leone 114.89
Benin 111.40
Ethiopia 106.33
Senegal 89.74
Burkina Faso 80.60
Tajikistan 70.43
Tanzania 66.82
Afghanistan 62.42
Yemen 59.01
Guinea-Bissau 57.11
Guinea 56.40
Madagascar 49.68
Liberia 47.64
Mozambique 41.39
Zimbabwe 39.23
Eritrea 31.14
Somalia 26.41
Niger 20.59
South Sudan 18.33
Mali 17.31
Chad 13.56
Central African Republic 8.05
Senegal - Historical Population Density Data
Year Population Density Growth Rate
2022 89.74 2.66%
2021 87.42 2.70%
2020 85.12 2.75%
2019 82.84 2.79%
2018 80.60 2.82%
2017 78.39 2.84%
2016 76.22 2.85%
2015 74.11 2.85%
2014 72.06 2.85%
2013 70.06 2.84%
2012 68.13 2.82%
2011 66.26 2.81%
2010 64.45 2.78%
2009 62.71 2.75%
2008 61.03 2.72%
2007 59.41 2.68%
2006 57.86 2.63%
2005 56.38 2.59%
2004 54.95 2.55%
2003 53.59 2.51%
2002 52.28 2.47%
2001 51.02 2.43%
2000 49.81 2.39%
1999 48.64 2.36%
1998 47.52 2.38%
1997 46.42 2.45%
1996 45.31 2.56%
1995 44.18 2.71%
1994 43.01 2.85%
1993 41.82 2.96%
1992 40.62 3.02%
1991 39.43 3.05%
1990 38.26 3.05%
1989 37.13 3.06%
1988 36.03 3.07%
1987 34.95 3.07%
1986 33.91 3.08%
1985 32.90 3.09%
1984 31.91 3.08%
1983 30.96 3.04%
1982 30.04 2.95%
1981 29.18 2.82%
1980 28.38 2.65%
1979 27.65 2.49%
1978 26.98 2.42%
1977 26.34 2.45%
1976 25.71 2.59%
1975 25.06 2.77%
1974 24.39 2.93%
1973 23.69 3.05%
1972 22.99 3.08%
1971 22.30 3.05%
1970 21.64 3.00%
1969 21.01 2.97%
1968 20.41 2.94%
1967 19.82 2.91%
1966 19.26 2.89%
1965 18.72 2.87%
1964 18.20 2.83%
1963 17.70 2.80%
1962 17.22 2.78%
1961 16.75 2.76%
1960 16.30 2.74%
1959 15.87 2.72%
1958 15.45 2.70%
1957 15.04 2.66%
1956 14.65 2.62%
1955 14.28 2.57%
1954 13.92 2.51%
1953 13.58 2.46%
1952 13.25 2.41%
1951 12.94 2.36%
1950 12.64 0.00%